Mildred Catherine Atkinson,
55, the widow of George C. Pipkin, departed this life, Saturday, October
27, 2018 at Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Atkinson was
born the daughter of Frank Louis Atkinson and Donna Hill Atkinson on November
3, 1962 in Coos Bay, Oregon. She was a 1980 graduate of Andrews High
School and attended Williamsburg Technical College. She was of the
Pentecostal Holiness Faith. She is remembered as a loving mother,
sister, and friend; strong willed and determined in every challenge of
life; and a survivor of every storm and difficulty in life.
She was blessed with
five children, Renee Pipkin, Jennifer (Trevor) N. West, B.J. (Tammy) Pipkin,
Blake Harrington and Steven Nesmith; her grandchildren, Jacelyn West and
Daxton West. She also leaves behind: two brothers, Harold D. “Little
Frank” Atkinson and Earl C. Atkinson; and a sister, Ka’Renia Atkinson;
and a number of nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased
by: her parents; her husband, George; and her son, Steven.
Graveside service will be
2PM, Monday, October 29, 2018 at Piney Forest Cemetery directed by the
Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home. Officiating will be Pastor